Una delle più belle voci di sempre

Una delle più belle voci ci ha lasciato, per sempre. Una grande forza nella voce, una grande debolezza nell’anima.  Rimane per noi un mistero capire come mai troppo spesso degli artisti così sorprendenti non riescano a raggiungere quella pace e sicurezza  interiore data dalla consapevolezza, dalla gratitudine per il grande dono ricevuto del talento assoluto. Whitney Houston — I Have … Continua a leggere

Fra le più belle canzoni degli anni 2000

Katy Perry – song: Firework     Do you ever feel like a plastic bag,drifting through the windwanting to start again?Do you ever feel, feel so paper thinlike a house of cards,one blow from caving in? Do you ever feel already buried deep?6 feet under screams but no one seems to hear a thingDo you know that there’s still a … Continua a leggere

Le canzoni più belle tradotte – anni ’80

U2 – Song: With or without you See the stone set in your eyes See the thorn twist in your side I wait for you Sleight of hand and twist of fate On a bed of nails she makes me wait And I wait without you With or without you With or without you Through the storm, we reach the … Continua a leggere

Le canzoni più belle tradotte – anni ’70

Eagles – Song: Hotel California On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair Warm smell of colitas rising up through the air Up ahead in the distance, I saw a shimmering light My head grew heavy, and my sight grew dimmer I had to stop for the night. There she stood in the doorway; I heard the mission … Continua a leggere

Le canzoni più belle tradotte – anni ’80

Dire Straits – Song: Brothers In Arms These mist covered mountains Are a home now for me But my home is the lowlands And always will be Some day you’ll return to Your valleys and your farms And you’ll no longer burn To be brothers in arm Through these fields of destruction Baptism of fire I’ve watched all your suffering … Continua a leggere

Jonathan Swift – The Gulliver’s Travels

His majesty desired I would take some other opportunity of bringing all the rest of his enemy’s ships into his ports. And so unmeasureable is the ambition of princes, that he seemed to think of nothing less than reducing the whole empire of Blefuscu into a province, and governing it, by a viceroy; of destroying the Big-endian exiles, and compelling … Continua a leggere